Aaron Russell and Uros Kovacevic led Trentino over Sora.
The Italian national team was eliminated from the WCH’s Final-6 recently. The team had a notable absence in its roster from its 2016 Olympic Games silver medal roster: Matteo Piano
The 27-year-old 6’9″ middle blocker captained Milano last season to a 6th place A1 finish after a 14-12 record, before the team was knocked out of the playoffs by none other than Modena itself
Ivan Zaytsev is back in the fold for the Italian men’s National Team.
Piano had the third-most blocks in Italy’s SerieA last season, and was left off this summer’s World Championship team as a result of the injury.
Ivan Zaytsev (above) and Osmany Juantorena will bring some of the punch back to the Italian lineup this summer, though there are still key absences from the Blue.
A new clothing company in Italy, Ninesquared, developed and promoted by a group of professional volleyball players including Filippo Lanza, aims to bring the sport to the masses through fashion, communication and events.
As the regular season comes to close, teams at the top of the standings jockey for playoff positioning
Azimut Modena crushes 2nd place Lube Civitanova while other teams in Serie A had tougher victories in multiple 5 set games.
The Italian Men’s League is undoubtedly one of the strongest men’s leagues in the world, but could it quite possibly be the best?